Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Evaluate the pros and cons of surface water appropriation for commercial and electrical use.
Analyze the historical development of water use in Pennsylvania (e.g., recovery of Lake Erie).
Analyze the operation and effectiveness of a water purification and desalination system.
Analyze the impact of resources (e.g., coal deposits, rivers) on the life of Pennsylvania’s settlements and cities.
Evaluate factors affecting availability, location, extraction, and use of natural resources.
Describe how the location of earth’s major resources has affected a country’s strategic decisions.
Research new technologies in the use, reuse or recycling of materials.
Understand current regulations concerning recycling and solid waste.
Examine and explain the path of a recyclable material from collection to waste, reuse or recycling identifying the market forces.
Analyze the availability, location, and extraction of Earth’s resources.